Sheriff’s Employee Association Aids Three Organizations



The recently held golf outing sponsored by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Employee Association, has raised funds for three non-profits serving the greater Putnam area. Golf outing coordinator Trudy Giampaolo said donations were made to Community … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Boy Scouts to Hail Smith and Odell





Putnam County Sheriff Don Smith and County Executive MaryEllen Odell are to receive this year’s Putnam County “Good Scout” Award from the Westchester- Putnam Council, Boy Scouts of America. This prestigious award is presented to th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Clearwater Gala to Honor Osborns





Hudson River Sloop Clearwater will host its first ever fundraising gala on Sunday, November 15, at The Garrison in Garrison, from 4 PM to 8 PM. The gala will honor long time supporters of Clearwater, Annie and Fred Osborn III of Garrison. The Osbor… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Food for Fines at Kent Library





During the month of November, the Kent Public Library will participate in “Food for Fines”. Library patrons will have $1 waved from current overdue fines for each can or non-perishable food item donated. Donated food may not have passed its expirati… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Baking 101 Gets Underway in Carmel



Future bakers are learning the fundamentals in Carmel each week thanks in part to Cornell Cooperative Extension of Putnam County. A hands-on enrichment program got underway Monday and ‘Baking 101 with 4-H’ continues each week through Dec… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Concern for Vets Prompts Legislative Forum



Putnam’s Director of Veterans Affairs Karl Rohde, a former county and New York State VFW Commander, addresses last year’s forum in Carmel as Kent Highway Supt. and Vietnam veteran Richard Othmer, County Executive MaryEllen Odell and Commi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Medication Take Back Day A Success



A group of volunteers observes a Carmel couple (right) dispose of a box filled with unwanted mediations brought to Putnam Hospital Center Saturday. The drugs, many of which were controlled substances, were safely disposed of by incineration. Thousand… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Valley Residents To Vote in Special Referendum



Residents in the Putnam Valley School District will be going to the polls December 8 to vote in a special referendum calling for the establishment of a Buildings and Facilities Improvement Reserve Fund. Superintendent Frances Wills said that if appr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Judge Jim Reitz Goes Back to Class



Putnam County Judge James Reitz returned to the classroom last week—not as a student but a teacher. Reitz met with young men and women enrolled in the Putnam-Northern BOCES Law Enforcement class. His message was simple: “Mistakes never d… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

New York Millionaires

  Only a few people reading advertisements of bankers and brokers, saying that money could be made through speculation, realize that the richest men in America have commenced life in a humble way and have made their fortune through stock-exchang… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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